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Kara Swisher, Re/code co-executive editor, and the "Squawk Alley" team, discuss the spending of Jeff Bezos and Amazon's subsequent stock dive after reporting a Q2 loss.
Eric Sheridan, UBS analyst, discusses Amazon's much wider- than-expected second quarter loss and how investors are to gauge their value and growth.
After concerned reports from tourists, police confirmed an American landmark has not, in fact, been hit by a drone strike.
CNBC's Jim Cramer explains why the Street is turning on Amazon.
July 25- Amazon.com Inc's heavy investment in new content and technology to fight off deep-pocketed rivals is proving expensive and analysts fear this will hurt operating earnings for some time.
CNBC's Jim Cramer digs into Amazon's much wider-than-expected Q2 loss as the company continues to spend on new services. Cramer says Amazon doesn't care what people think and Bezos wants world domination.
Facebook's record close on Thursday, fueled by earnings, added $1.6 billion to CEO Mark Zuckerberg's bottom line. USA Today reports.
U.S. stock index futures held to negative figures on Friday despite a rebound in the durable goods report, with focus on unrest in Ukraine and Gaza.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
NEW YORK— Analysts are taking a look at Amazon's investment strategy as the online retailer's stock falls in premarket trading Friday following lackluster second-quarter results. Late Thursday, Amazon.com Inc. reported a bigger-than-anticipated loss for the quarter, while its revenue topped analysts' estimates.
Asian equity markets finished mostly higher on the final trading day of the week following another record close for the S&P 500 overnight.
Ron Josey, JMP Securities, discusses Amazon's worst-than-expected second quarter results and weighs in on how the company's expansion plans are impacting profits.
Jordan Crook, writer at TechCrunch, says shareholders should remain patient with Amazon as it's "making a land-grab" to bring in future yields.
Chinese companies have been pouring money into Silicon Valley, joining a parade of financiers seeking to participate in the latest boom.
SAN FRANCISCO, July 24- Amazon.com Inc's new "Fire" smartphone contains chips from Qualcomm Inc, NXP Semiconductors NV, and Samsung Electronics Co Ltd, according to repair and teardown specialists iFixit, which pried one open on Thursday.
NEW YORK, July 24- A U.S. judge on Thursday expressed concern over a proposed $450 million settlement of claims Apple Inc conspired with five publishers to fix e-book prices, saying its provisions could drastically reduce money paid to consumers depending on appeals.
July 24- Pandora Media Inc forecast current quarter adjusted profit below analysts' estimates as it plans to plow money back into the business. Pandora forecast adjusted profit of 5- 8 cents per share on revenue of $235- $240 million for the third quarter ending September.
While its North America business did well in the second quarter, Amazon's international unit decelerated, says Robert Peck, Managing Director & Internet Analyst at SunTrust Robinson Humphrey.
SAN FRANCISCO, July 24- Amazon.com Inc is spending more than $100 million on original video content in the third quarter, considerably higher than its spending a year ago and in the second quarter, Chief Financial Officer Tom Szkutak said on Thursday.
*Caterpillar drags on Dow; Facebook at record on results. *Amazon shares fall after market's close; Baidu rallies. NEW YORK, July 24- U.S. stocks finished a quiet session mostly flat on Thursday as earnings painted a mixed picture of the economy, though the S&P 500 set another record closing high.